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Data Literacy: Essentials of Azure Synapse Analytics

by Mohit Batra

Are you preparing for Azure Data Fundamentals, DP-900 exam? This course will introduce you to Azure Synapse Analytics, its services, and how to use its integrated platform to build a Modern Data Warehouse architecture.

What you'll learn

Azure Synapse Analytics is a unified & integrated platform for building analytical solutions. In this course, Data Literacy: Essentials of Azure Synapse Analytics, you’ll learn about the Azure Synapse Analytics platform and it will cover the objectives of the Azure DP-900 exam, related to Azure Synapse. First, you’ll see various components and their roles in Azure Synapse Analytics, and how it can be used to build a Modern Data Warehouse architecture. Next, you’ll learn how you can set up the Synapse workspace. Followed by this, you'll discover how to ingest and transform data using Synapse Pipelines. Then, you'll learn how to use different compute options, like Dedicated SQL Pools and Apache Spark Pools in Synapse to transform the data. Finally, you'll see how to model and serve data using Serverless SQL Pool. By the end of this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Azure Synapse Analytics needed to get started on the platform.

About the author

Mohit is a Data Engineer, a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) and a consultant. Mohit has 15+ years of extensive experience in architecting large scale Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing and Big Data solutions with companies like Microsoft and some leading investment banks. As an expert in his field, Mohit has often shared his knowledge in Azure, Spark, SQL Server and Power BI at various public forums and as a corporate trainer. Mohit truly loves to teach and enjoys producing high-quality,... more

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